More And More Students Are Experiencing Homelessness, According To New Federal DataAs homelessness continues to rise in states like California, new federal data shows that the number of students experiencing homelessness is increasing dramatically.
Mayor Sends $100 Million Affordable Funding Trust To City CouncilSacramento Mayor Darrell Steinberg, responding to Sacramento’s housing shortage, has asked the City Council on Tuesday to vote to create a $100 million affordable housing trust fund.
California Is Giving Camp Trailers And Modular Tents To Cities To Help The HomelessGov. Gavin Newsom on Thursday highlighted a new provision of modular tents and camp trailers as part of a larger effort to fight homelessness.
VIDEO: Fleet Of Trailers On Their Way To Help Homeless In CaliforniaGov. Gavin Newsom is on a weeklong statewide tour promoting his billion-dollar effort to tackle the homeless crisis in California.
California Voters May Consider Mandate To End HomelessnessThe group wants state lawmakers to put a constitutional amendment on the November ballot giving state and local governments one year to find solutions.
Bill Targets Tax Breaks For Wealthy Homeowners In CaliforniaCalifornia would raise taxes on some homeowners and use the money to pay for homeless services under a bill proposed Thursday by a state lawmaker.
California Bill Aims To Expedite Removal Of Homeless CampsAn assemblymember is pushing a bill aimed at removing homeless encampments and providing them with coordinated entry to housing in a timely manner.
Governor Unveils Billion-Dollar Plan To Solve Homeless CrisisGovernor Gavin Newsom unveiled a billion-dollar solution on Wednesday to solve the spiraling homeless crisis.
California Gov. Gavin Newsom Targets Homeless Crisis In Budget, OrderCalifornia's governor said Wednesday that he is seeking $750 million in part to help pay rent for people facing homelessness in the most populous state's latest attempt to fight what he called a national crisis.
Assemblywoman Wants To Create State Office To End HomelessnessHomelessness is an issue that plagues many cities across California, and one Assemblymember has a plan to end that problem.
US Homeless Population Rose 2.7% In 2019, Driven By A Surge In California, HUD SaysThe homeless population in the US increased 2.7% this year largely because of a surge in unsheltered and chronically homeless individuals in California, the US Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) said in a news release Friday.
Survey: Californians Support More Homeless SheltersA new statewide survey has found that most Californians support the concept of a law that would require local governments to build more shelters.
Audit Shows California Fails To Adequately Identify, Support Homeless StudentsAn audit released by the California State Auditor on Thursday showed that the California Department of Education and local education agencies (LEAs) fail to identify and support students experiencing homelessness.
Group Of SF Neighbors, Frustrated With City Inaction, Use Boulders To Keep Homeless AwayA group of San Francisco neighbors came up with their own solution after they said the city wouldn't help them with the local homeless and drug dealer population.
Tuff Shed Village Constructed For Homeless In Yuba CityConstruction on 20 tiny home sheds began Tuesday in Yuba City.